In order to apply for the Fine Art Diploma starting September 2015 please fill out our online application form.
Alternatively you can download a .pdf form and post it to us along with at least 5 images of your work.
On receiving your application, we will offer successful candidates an interview. The Art Academy’s Course Administrator will arrange a suitable time and date for interview with the Director of Academic Affairs. Interviews are based on the content and quality of the applicant’s portfolio, CV and application.
We keep an open deadline for applications, however we can only accept a small number of students each year so we encourage early application.
Visiting the Academy
If you would like to visit the Academy and learn more about the programs of study on offer, you can come to one of our open days (click on the TOUR tab for more information).
Alternatively, please contact us and we can arrange a personal tour and discussion about your course requirements. If you bring some examples of your work, it can help to determine what course might suit you best.
EU & International Applicants
We accept applications from all EU, EEA and Swiss citizens or those with an existing visa for the UK.
If possible please bring to the interview a portfolio containing the following: If you do not have all of the below, please do not worry, just contact the office and we can speak to you about alternatives.
10 pieces of original finished work, which show your technical ability in a range of media. Please bring photographs of 3d installation work or if some of your work is digital bring this on a device to show it.
1 sketch book showing your own areas of interest, individual thought process or development process of finished work.
1 example of writing, critical study work or exploration of other artists, that you have done.
Applicants will learn whether they have being successful within two weeks of interview.
We have to be select about the students that we accept due to the high level and quality of tuition we offer. Our decisions are based on the students’ application and commitment to their artwork rather than the quantity of previous work.
165A Borough High Street
London SE1 1HR
OFFICE OPENING HOURS
9.00am – 5.00pm